Srinagar, Nov 14: Unidentified gunmen shot at and injured two persons including an activist of ruling National Conference (NC) in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district late Wednesday evening, official said.
They said gunmen fired upon the two persons from a point blank range near hospital road at Barzulla in the district at around 7:15 p.m.
The injured persons were identified as Mudasir Ahmad Baba son of Abdul Majeed Baba, a activist of National Conference (NC) and Majeed Ahmad Khan son of Abdul Gani Khan.
Both the injured persons were immediately rushed to Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences here where the condition of Mudasir is stated to be critical.
Soon after the incident, army and Special operation Group (SOG) of police cordoned off the area and began searches to nab the assailants.